The Case for Optimism on the Climate Crisis
A champion of the Paris Agreement, Vice President Gore confronts the greatest challenge of our time - the global climate crisis - through a presentation that both educates and inspires audiences by asking three powerful questions about our ability to ensure a sustainable future. Utilizing the latest data, Gore - who introduced the world to the man-made forces threatening to destroy our planet in the Oscar-winning documentary An Inconvenient Truth - discusses the solutions available to us and makes the case for optimism on the climate crisis.
The Future: How Technology Drives Global Change
Ours is a time of revolutionary change that has no precedent in history. As a global leader in sustainability, technology, and business, Vice President Gore’s big-picture thinking challenges and motivates audiences to realize the future they want by identifying the emerging forces reshaping our world, discussing how the next great ideas in tech will influence markets and societies, and emphasizing the need for long-term strategies in our view of capitalism and free markets.
Al Gore is an in-demand voice on Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Investing
Former Vice President and Founder and Chairman of the Climate Reality Project AL GORE is at the undisputed epicenter of the global conversation surrounding sustainability. An environmental, business and tech visionary, Gore—who has made headlines for calling “sustainability history’s biggest investment opportunity”—provides eye-opening and actionable insights on Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Investing, and how to measure the sustainability and ethical impact of an investment in a company or business in order to best assess its future financial performance, return and risk. Gore’s savvy business case for sustainable investing has made headlines in virtually every outlet, including The Financial Times, The New York Times, and The Wall Street Journal, and has been the subject of powerful keynotes and interviews at Davos, The Milken Institute, McKinsey Consulting, and more. As Co-Founder and Chairman of Generation Investment Management, an active investment firm that fully integrates sustainability analysis into their decision-making and focuses on long-term performance, Gore is at the true forefront of ESG Investing. A Nobel Peace Prize Laureate for "informing the world of the dangers posed by climate change,” Gore is a remarkably gifted orator who’s engagements garner rave reviews such as: “The visit was a roaring success. His Forum speech and dinner address were superb and riveting... The man is truly inspiring and a breath of fresh air, the world cannot be reminded of this fact often enough…” (The Ganley Group of Companies), and "The event went brilliantly ... VP Gore was a really wonderful highlight for our event… he struck a perfect balance between awards dinner humor and serious message… " (Global Water Intelligence)
Al Gore shapes the global agenda at Davos 2019
An environmental, business and tech visionary, AL GORE was sought-out for two panels at the World Economic Forum: Safeguarding Our Planet and Taking Action for Our Ocean. Highlighting how recent science and continued environmental degradation proves the urgency of the climate crisis, Gore outlined ways for the public and private sector to come together to implement solutions. At the undisputed epicenter of the global conversation surrounding climate change, Gore recently hosted a 24 hour National Geographic Wild special, "24 Hours of Reality: Protect Our Planet, Protect Ourselves" to explore the impacts of the climate crisis worldwide and reveal what we can do about it. He also recently spoke at the U.N. Climate Summit in Poland, and has been sough-out for fascinating, in-depth interviews with Christiane Amanpour on CNN, on The Daily Show with Trevor Noah and CBS Sunday Morning, and in The Atlantic and Washington Post on the evolving politics of the environment. Inspiring and passionate, Gore is a gifted orator who offers a unique perspective on national and international issues, moving audiences to powerful action.
Former Vice President Al Gore is the cofounder and chairman of Generation Investment Management, and the founder and chairman of The Climate Reality Project, a nonprofit devoted to solving the climate crisis. He is also a senior partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and a member of Apple Inc.’s board of directors.
Gore was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1976, 1978, 1980, and 1982 and to the U.S. Senate in 1984 and 1990. He was inaugurated as the 45th vice president of the United States on January 20, 1993, and served eight years.
He is the author of the #1 New York Times best-sellers An Inconvenient Truth and The Assault on Reason, and the best-sellers Earth in the Balance, Our Choice: A Plan To Solve the Climate Crisis, The Future: Six Drivers of Global Change, and most recently, The New York Times best-seller An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power.
He is the subject of the documentary movie “An Inconvenient Truth,” which won two Oscars in 2006 -- and a second documentary in 2017, “An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power.” In 2007, Gore was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, along with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, for “informing the world of the dangers posed by climate change.”